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NECSA on its 2014/15 & 2015/16 Annual Reports, with Minister
25 Oct 2016
The South African Nuclear Energy Corporation (NECSA) received unqualified audit opinions for both 2014/15 and 2015/16. The results for both financial years were only finalised in September 2016. The delay was due to differing opinions on liability with regards to how to finance and account for money ...
PetroSA’s R14.5 Billion Impairment: meeting postponed
18 Oct 2016
During the deliberations the Committee understood that;
-it was evident that the Department of Energy (DoE) was not yet ready with the outcome of PetroSA’s Impairment report and expressed displeasure over the lateness of the forensic report.
-The forensic report needed to ascertain whether the intervention through the turnaround strategies ...
The Auditor General of South Africa (AGSA) reported that the portfolio received good outcomes although there were numerous areas that needed improvement. Department of Energy (DoE), the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) and the National Nuclear Regulator (NNR) received clean audits. The National Radioactive Waste Disposal Institute (NRWDI) ...
Nuclear New Build: briefing by Minister and Department of Energy
11 Oct 2016
The meeting intended to have three presentations. Due to time constraints, only the first presentation by the Department of Energy (DOE) was heard.
The DOE briefing looked at the historic background and gave an update on plans for the nuclear new build programme. It explain the following recommendations that the ...
The DA firstly wanted the Committee to deal with the issue of documents related to nuclear procurement. The party had sought legal advice from the Parliamentary Legal Advisers, who advised that the Minister of Energy, Ms Joemat-Pettersson, had no right to refuse to provide the documents related to the nuclear ...
Committee Report on Energy Budget
3 May 2016
The Committee considered the Draft Report of the Portfolio Committee on Energy on the Budget Vote No 26 of the Department of Energy
The Committee effected grammatical and spelling changes to the Draft Report where members deemed it necessary. Members engaged in a lengthy discussion on whether the wording for ...
Meeting with German Committee on Economic Affairs and Energy
20 Apr 2016
The Portfolio Committee on Economic Development and the Portfolio Committee on Energy had a joint meeting with the German Committee on Economic Affairs to discuss matters such as the introduction of nuclear power stations and renewable energy, as well as to receive advice on how to improve existing power stations ...
Committee Report on Energy Budget
12 Apr 2016
Report of the Portfolio Committee on Energy on the Budget Vote No 26 of the Department of Energy
[All Committee Reports available under Tabled Committee Reports once published on the ATC]
The Committee adopted Committee Minutes dated the 16 and 23 February, 8 March and 6 March ...
Department of Energy on its 2016 Strategic & Annual Performance Plan
6 Apr 2016
PMG did not attend the meeting. Bellow are official minutes PMG recieved from Parliament.
The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) highlighted the important issues regarding its decision on Eskom’s Regulatory Clearing Account (RCA) application for the 2013/2014 financial year, explaining the conditions of RCA applications and the reason for multi-year price determinations (MYPDs). It illustrated the MYPD process – Eskom’s applications and ...